Jeff Arnold

Bio

Jeff Arnold is Chairman and CEO of Sharecare, a health and wellness engagement platform he founded with Dr. Mehmet Oz, in partnership with Harpo Productions, Sony Pictures Television and Discovery Communications. Sharecare’s ultra-personalized and comprehensive platform helps consumers connect to the knowledge, evidence-based programs and health professionals they need by building each user a unique, dynamic health profile where they can access all of their health resources in one place.

Previously, Arnold was Chairman and CEO of HowStuffWorks.com, an award-winning online resource used by millions of people each month, which he sold to Discovery Communications, where he served as Chief Digital Strategy Officer, and Chief Architect of The Curiosity Project until December 2011.

In 1998, he founded and served as CEO of WebMD, the first healthcare company to harness the power of the Internet to create a destination for consumers, healthcare institutions and physicians to find trustworthy medical information.

He was inducted into the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, as an Honorary Member in recognition of his superior achievements and contributions to the advancement of nursing and health care on both a national and global level. Arnold also has been honored by the World Economic Forum; inducted into the Technology Hall of Fame of Georgia; named Entrepreneur of the Year, Southeast Region by Ernst & Young; and received the prestigious Phoenix Award, which recognizes companies and individuals who embody strength, tenacity and leadership in Georgia’s healthcare information technology industry.

Currently chairman of Forbes Travel Guide, Arnold also has served on numerous boards for public, private and charitable organizations over the years.

Specialties:

  • Healthcare

Affiliation:

  • Founder and CEO, Sharecare

Location:

  • Atlanta, GA

Activity

  • Jeff Arnold - Atlanta, GA - Healthcare
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    UltimateMe Keynote Address

    Daniel T. Johnston, MD, MPH, and Jeff Arnold, Chairman and CEO of Sharecare give a keynote address.
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    What Is Sharecare?

    Sharecare is an interactive social QA platform designed to greatly simplify the search for high-quality healthcare information and answer the world's questions of health. Watch this presentation at Health 2.0 to learn more about Sharecare.
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    Who Determines a Key Influencer Online?

    Throughout the years, they way a key influencer is determined has changed. In this video Jeff Arnold, chairman and chief executive officer at Sharecare and Bob Pearson, CTO at WCG discuss what makes a key influencer in today's digital world.
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    How did Sharecare begin?

    How did Sharecare begin?
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    Is Sharecare about globalized medicine?

    Is Sharecare about globalized medicine?
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    Is It Okay to Use the Internet to Self-diagnose?

    Is It Okay to Use the Internet to Self-diagnose?
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    What Is the Future of Health and Medicine?

    What is the future of health and medicine?
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    Is Sharecare Like a Medical Reference Book?

    Is Sharecare like a medical reference book?
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    Jeff Arnold Inducted Into Georgia Technology Hall of Fame

    Sharecare Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Arnold was inducted into the Georgia Technology Hall of Fame in 2013. In this video, he explains how he got started in health care.
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    How Is Sharecare Changing Health and the Online Health Environment?

    In this video, Sharecare Founder Jeff Arnold talks about his experiences with WebMD and How Stuff Works and how Sharecare is combining the best of those two sites with the best in Social Media.
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    Dr. Oz's Favorite Health Apps, Pt 2

    Dr. Oz unveils an advanced symptom checker twenty years in the making: AskMD! Learn how this app from Sharecare can improve your relationship with your doctor.
  • Jeff Arnold - Atlanta, GA - Healthcare
    Jeff Arnold has posted a video:

    Dr. Oz's Favorite Health Apps, Pt 1

    Find out which popular health apps actually work. Plus, Dr. Oz unveils an advanced symptom checker twenty years in the making: AskMD! Learn how this app from Sharecare can improve your relationship with your doctor.
  • Jeff Arnold - Atlanta, GA - Healthcare
    Jeff Arnold has posted a video:

    Study: RealAge Test an Accurate Measure of Mortality

    A study in the journal PLOS ONE confirms that the RealAge® Test is an accurate measure of all-cause mortality. Watch as James Fowler, PhD, professor of medical genetics and political science at UCSD and co-author of the study, explains his findings.
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    Introducing AskMD, a New iPhone App from Sharecare

    Dr. Oz explains the advantages of AskMD, a new iPhone app from Sharecare.
  • Jeff Arnold - Atlanta, GA - Healthcare
    Jeff Arnold has posted a video:

    UltimateMe Keynote Address

    Daniel T. Johnston, MD, MPH, and Jeff Arnold, Chairman and CEO of Sharecare give a keynote address.